Learn Hindi Daily Show – decision, hiin, do you want something
Today is mothers’ day. आज माताओं का दिन है। (āj mā-tā-ōn kā din hai.) We go over the mystery word from yesterday, फ़ैसला (fais-lā). Look at the symbol, हीं (hīn)...
Klartext handlar i dag om att de rödgröna partierna i riksdagen vill stoppa så kallade Fas 3-jobb, för att de inte leder till några riktiga arbeten för de arbetslösa. Vi berättar också om att det är stora skillnader på hur mycket unga i Sverige tjänar. Du får höra fler nyheter när du lyssnar på programmet.
Survival Phrases #44 - Do you Have an English Information Guide?
Learn Spanish travel phrases with SpanishPod101.com! A little Spanish can go such a long way! Whether you’re traveling, visiting, or sightseeing, SpanishPod101.com has all the essential travel phrases just for you! Today we cover a high frequency Spanish phrase that you’ll surely find useful on your trip, travels, or vacation to a Spanish-speaking country. When you’re [...]
Lower Intermediate S3 #23 - Get Wrapped Up in Spanish
Learn Spanish with SpanishPod101.com! Whenever you go home to visit your family, your sibling starts telling you what to do in Spanish. You’ve had just about enough—after all, you aren’t kids anymore. So this time when your sibling starts telling you what to do in Spanish, you tell him to stop. He reminds you in [...]
" The Number Rock" - A Counting Song, 1-20
This selection contains a song students can sing along with and practice counting 1-20. The song has a rock-n-roll theme , and the numbers appear as they are said aloud. ( 1:45)
Saving for Retirment: Teachers Too
This four minute video features Suzie Orman explains the best ways to invest your money for retirement. The video has a variety of tidbits on various savings plans. This is best used as a guide to help you start researching ways to prepare for retirement. Here is a site with information on teachers and retirement. http://www.reacheverychild.com/feature/retirement-guide.html
Let's Be Green when We Clean
This three minute musical video shows students how to conserve water, paper towels and recycle scraps while cleaning up the art room. Easy to follow with catchy music
How to Make a Bracelet Using Polymer Clay
This 10 minute video shows how to make a Pacman charm
bracelet usingvarious colors of polymer clay. The list of materials include a poster roller, wire tools, quick drying glue, needle
tool, and a flexible razor blade. This is a good art project for some students, but the required materials are not inexpensive.
Newton's Laws of Motion
This 4:20 minute long video shows the three main laws of motion developed by Sir Isaac Newton and is down with excellent graphics.
The first law of motion, inertia, is when an object will not move or else move in a straight line unless an unbalanced force is on it. The second law of motion is the force mass and acceleration; acceleration fo an object depends on the mass and magnitude of the force. (force=massxacceleration) The third law of motion is the law of action and reaction. In
The Spider that Invented the Wheel
The Namib Desert is home to the Golden Wheel Spider with one very uniqueway of escape. He digs under the desert sand to prevent wasps from attacking. This spider also "carthwheels" away at an amazingly fast speed as shown in this 1:43 long video. Students will like this video and the lesson on adaption has begun.
The Greatest TED Talk Ever Sold
With humor and persistence, filmmaker Morgan Spurlock dives into the hidden but influential world of brand marketing, on his quest to make a completely sponsored film about sponsorship. And yes, onstage naming rights for this talk were sponsored too. By whom and for how much? He'll tell you. (19:28)
How to Study Effectively
A two minute video that quickly reviews tips to study better from getting the right equipment, place, and materials before you start. This video has lots of good ideas and is well worth showing students. Visualizing is also stressed as a form of mentally preparing for a test as the Greeks did.
Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation
Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation says that everything with massive particle in the universe attracts all other massive particles. This force is called gravity. (06:27)
A 2:42 video that shows the major geographical land forms of India as well as other elements that shape this land. No narration as all information is conveyed by graphics. A good overview.
Joseph Pt. 3 of 6
A realistic portrayal of the Old Testament story of Joseph, favorite son of Jacob, and great-grandson of Abraham, who was left to die by his brothers, but who rose to become prime minister of Egypt. Joseph governed the country during a seven-year famine, during which his brothers visited Egypt seeking grain, only to encounter their brother, whom they had long presumed dead. Brings the Old Testament to life. Closed captioning included. (08:56)
RES.5-0001 Digital Lab Techniques Manual (MIT)
The "Digital Lab Techniques Manual" is a series of videos designed to help you prepare for your chemistry laboratory class. Each video provides a detailed demonstration of a common laboratory technique, as well as helpful tips and information. These videos are meant to supplement, and not replace, your lab manual and assigned reading. In fact, you will most benefit from watching the videos if you have already read the appropriate background information. To be a great experimentalist, y
Vancouver Rain Forest
After years of controversy, British Columbia has created the Great Bear
Rainforest, a national park that protects part of the only temperate
rain forest in the world. This three minute video shows how the timber industry has clear cut valuable trees to make money at the expense of wildlife and the environment. A good topic for a debate between the two; those who want to save the rainforest and those who want to use it to make money and goods for consumption. This video celebrates a
How to Determine the Mean
This is a brief how-to video on how to determine the mean (average) that will improve your math skills. The instructor starts out with an easy problem, then moves on to a more complex problem. (05:49)
How to Find Mean for a Data Set
How to find mean for a data set - The instructor demonstrates, using computer software, how to be able to find the mean for a data set. (04:50)
What Students Want: Teaching from a Student's Perspective
Teachers often make assumption about what motivates, excites or frustrates their students. But how do students themselves view teaching? This video is from college students, but has applications for other levels as well. This 1:37 video is best used as an example of what teachers might do to improve by asking students who have left their classroom for a few years what helped them the most. I have done this and it is most valuable.